General Physician and Endocrinologist

This role is a combined endocrinologist and general internist post in a regional general hospital in one of New Zealand's most popular locations.
  • permanent full time contract
  • hospital located in a port city on a stunning coastline with the highest sunlight hours in NZ
  • hospital serves a fast growing population and ageing demographic
  • 359 bed Level 2 hospital with 24/7 ED and all usual medical and surgical services
  • join a department of 18 Physicians who share general medical responsibilities
  • lead a team which includes a registrar and a house officer.


Key Tasks
  • join the Department of Medicine
  • provide endocrinology services to out patients and in patients
  • participate in acute medical assessment, admission and on call roster.
  • teaching undergraduate (years 4-6) and postgraduate (basic and advanced trainees) in medicine.

 
Essentials
  • hold or be eligible for vocational registration with the New Zealand Medical Council
  • FRACP or equivalent
  • Proficiency in management of endocrinological conditions including diabetes and gestational diabetes.

As well as excellent clinical skills, you will need to demonstrate proficiency in these key areas:
  • Innovation of services and an enthusiasm for creative problem solving. You will be responsible for the integration of primary and secondary care services.
  • Dedication to the provision of service quality
  • Team working to effectively achieve defined goals.
  • Understanding of cultural diversity and sensitive cultural issues
  • Ability to provide integrated care within several disciplines
  • Excellent communication both verbal and written
  • Commitment to education and inspiration of junior medical staff, medical students and other health professionals studying at the University of Auckland and the Bay of Plenty Clinical School. 
  • Interest in clinical research

Benefits

  • Salary NZ $ 190,000 - 270,000 basic pa
  • Pension benefits
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • relocation expense allowance
  • excellent CME programme

Applications and Further Information:
If you are interested in this role please forward your CV for immediate consideration. Three professional referees are required.